A Guide to the Land Grant to Edmund Jenings, 1689 Oct 20 Land Grant to Edmund Jenings, 1689 Oct 20 MS 2000.18

A Guide to the Land Grant to Edmund Jenings, 1689 Oct 20

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John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
Manuscript Number MS 1987.4


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 2000.18
Title
Land Grant to Edmund Jenings, 1689 Oct 20
Extent
2 p ; 30.5 cm.
Creator
Bacon, Nathaniel, ca. 1620-1692.
Language
English

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Preferred Citation

Land Grant to Edmund Jenings, 1689 Oct 20, Manuscript # 2000.18, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1981.

Alternative Form

Microfilm available.


Scope and Content Information

Grant of 6,513 acres on the north side of the James River a few miles above the falls. Patent originally issued to Ramsey Groves. This copy made ca. 1763 and signed by Will Drew for Benjamin Waller. Contains marginal notes concerning the tract's boundaries.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Drew, Will.
  • Jenings, Edmund.
  • Ramsey, Groves.
  • Waller, Benjamin, 1716-1786.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Land Grants --Virginia.

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Drew, Will.
  • Jenings, Edmund.
  • Ramsey, Groves.
  • Waller, Benjamin, 1716-1786.